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marking or surveying, and the 11 Such permission not to extenä
President may cause them to be to the working of lead mines or
removed by inilitary force 138, 188 salt springs, which may be leased
5 After the 3d March, 1807, tak by the President for a term not
ing possession of or settling lands exceeding three years ... ib.
ceded to the United States by fo 12 After the 1st January, 1808, the
reign nations or any state, not

marshal may, under instructions
having had their claims recogniz from the President, remove set-
ed by the United States, they for. tlers without permission. . . 191
feit all claim, right and title to 13 Settlers before the said 3d
such land so settled, &c. and may March, 1807, to have notice to re-
be removed by military force 188, 189 move, and remaining after such
6 These provisions not to affect notice subject to fine and impri-
claims in Orleans or Louisiana sonment . . . . . . . . ib,
until the commissioners shall have 14 The provisions of the act of 3d
reported and Congress decided March, 1807, not to extend to
thereon . . . . . . . . . ib. claimants in Orleans or Louisiana
7 Actual settlers before the 3d territories, who shall have filed
March, 1807, may continue to their claims with the commission.
hold as tenants at will under per ers prior to 1st January, 1807 . ib.
mission from the officers of the | 15 Settling or surveying, marking,
land office . . . . . . 189, 190 &c. lands of the United States
8 For tracts not exceeding 320 l within the limits of Leuisiana,

acres .......... ib. subjects the offender to fine and
9 To yield up quiet possession imprisonment . . . . . . 304

when required, to purchasers. ib. 16 And he may be removed by mi.
10 And to sign a written renuncia litary force .... .. . ib.
tion of their claims derived from

See Indian Lands.
any other person ..... . ib.!

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Kaskaskia ;

| by them and including their vi.
Land Offices established at .. 175 lage appropriated to their use .264
See Land Ofices, 10. Private
Claims from 3 to 7, 13, 14, 20.

Kimberly, Ephraim,

Permitted to locate his military
Kaskaskia Indians ;

warrant to include the settlement
A tract of land formerly occupied made by him on the Olio river 194

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La Fayette General ;
1 Land warrants to be issued to, for

op proved lands, salt springs or lead

mines . .
11,520 acres . . . . . . 232
2 Which may be located in the ter.

2 1 5 By the act of 21st April, 1806,

| locations may be made for 500
ritory of Orleans on any land the

acres . . . . . . . . .
property of the United States . 233
3 With what officer the locations
shall be made, and how and by

Land Districts.
whom they shall be surveyed ib.

See Land Ofices.
4, No location to be made for less | Land Lawr-See acts of Congress.
than 1000 acres, nor include im.

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Land Offices. | 16 Land acquired by the treaty of

Fort Wayne of Septem. 30, 1809,
1 Four established in the territory

nel and lying west of and adjoining
north west of the Ohio . . . 146

the boundary line established by
2 At Cincinnati for lands below the

the treaty of Greenville attached
Little Miami . . . . . . . ib.
3 At Chilicothe for lands east of the

to the district of Cincinnati . . 179

17 The residue of the lands ac-
Scioto, south of the military

quired by said treaty and other
boundary lands and west of the

treaties at Vincennes the same
15th range of townships.. ib.

year attached to the Vincennes
4 At Marietta for lands east of the

district . . . . . . . . . ib.
16th range of townships, south of

18 Boundary between the districts
the said military bounty lands,
and south of a line drawn due west

of Vincennes and Jeffersonville 180

19 Two land offices established in
from the N. W. corner of the first

the Mississippi Territory... ib.
townshup of the 2d range to the

20 One in Adams county for the
said military lands. .. .ib

lands west of Pearl River, and one
5 And at Steubenville for the lands

| in Washington county for those
north of the last mentioned line
and east or north of the said mili.

east of Pearl River, at such place

as the President shall appoint in
tary lands . . . . . . . . 147

each .. . . . . . . . . ib.
6 The unappropriated lands in the

21 That part of the lands acquired
military tract lying west of the

| by the treaty of Mount-Dexter with
11th range attached to the Chili.

the Choctaws, lying east of Pearl
cothe district . . . . . . . 173
7 At Zanesville for the lands within

River, attached to the district east

of that river, and those lying west
and east of the 11th range of the

of that river, attached to the dis-
military tract, and all those north

trict west thereof ..... 182
of the Ohio company's purchase,

22 The President authorised to es.
west of the first 7 ranges, and east

tablish a land office for the sale of
of the district of Chilioothe. 174

the lands ceded by the Cherokees
8 At Detroit, for the lands north of

and Chickasaws . . . . . ib.
the state of Ohio . . . . . 175
9 At Vincennes for the lands ceded

For ascertaining the lands acquir.
by the Wabash Indians . . . . ib.

ed by treaties with the Indians at-
10 At Kaskaskią for those within

tached to the several Land Offices

abovementioned-See the referencea
the boundaries fixed in the treaty

under the head of
with the Kaskaskia Indians of 13th

Treaties with Indian Tribes.
August, 1803 . . . . ib.
11 The lands between the Wabash
and Ohio, and the road leading

Latitude.
from the falls of Ohio to Vincen. The geographer of the United States
nes, attached to that district. 176 directed to take the latitude of the
12 Lands purchased from the Sacs extremes of the first north and
and Foxes attached to the Kaskas. south line of the ranges of town-
kia district. . . . . . . 177 ships in the territory north west
13 At Jeffersonville for lands on of the Ohio, and of the mouths of
the Ohio between the Cincinnati the principal rivers therein . 130
and Vincennes districts . .. ib.
14 At such place as the President

Lead Mines
shall appoint for lands between the

| 1 In the Indiana territory, and conti-
military tract and the Connecticut

I guous sections reserved for future
reserve . . . . . . . . . ib. disposal . . . . . . . 187
15 Lands acquired by the treaty of 12 Grants of lands containing, which
Detroit of the 17th November, I had been discovered previous to
1807, attached to the district of the purchase of such lands, de
Detroit ...

178-9 | clared fraudulent and null, . ib.
Locations.
3 May be leased by the President The registers and receivers in the

for å term not exceeding 5 years ib. Mississippi territory to regulate
4 No permission to be given to work locations of interfering pre-emp.
lead mines without the approbation

tion rights' ,

301
of the President, who may lease See Military Bounties 11, 14, 23.
any lead mine for a term not ex. Military land warrants 3, 5, 6, 9, 11,
ceeding three years . . . . 190 13, 14, 15, 16, 18, 19. Private claims
See agent 5. Intruders 11.

14, 15, 19. La Fayette Generel.
Commissioners 17, 30. Private
claims 55. La Fayette General 4.

Louisiana.
Lewis and Clarke.

1 Retrocession of, by Spain to

France; recital of so much of the
1 Warrants for 1600 acres to be is. I treaty of St. Udefonso as relates

sued to each of them . . . 234 thereto . , . . . . . 5
2 And for 320 acres to each of their 12 Cession of by France to the Unit
companions in the expedition to ed States . . . . . . . 'ib.
the Pacific Ocean . . . . 234-

5 3 Power of the surveyor general ex
3 Which may be located on the I tended over the territory of 169
west side of the Mississippi, on See intruders 6, 14, 15. Departy
any public lands there offered for surveyors 6 to 11. Private claims
sale, &c. . . . . . . 235 | 44. Recorder,

-

M.

Marietta.

Military Bounties.
Land Office established at .. 146 i By the roval proclamation of 1763,
See Land Offices 4.

the governors of the British pro-

vinces in North America authori.
Massachusetts.

zed to grant lands to reduced offi.
1 Deed of cession of territory by,

cers and privates who had served
to the United States .'. :

in the preceding war, and also to

the officers of the navy who had
2 Acceptance thereof by Congress 37 |

served at the reduction of Louis-
M'Grew John

burg and Quebec, and the rates of

such bounties . . . . . 17-18
Confirmed in his title to 1500 acres 2 To officers and soldiers of the re-
of land in the Mississippi territory volutionary army; bounty lands
in compliance with the 41h article promised to all engaging for and
of the treaty of Mount Dexter, with serving to the end of the war, by
the Choctaws . . . . 182 resolution of Congress of the 16th
See treaties with Indian tribes 26.

September, 1776, and the rates of

bounty . . . . . . 191-2
. Michigan Territory.

. 3 The said resolution made retros.

pective by that of 18th September,
The secretary of, to be a commis !

1776 . . . . . . . 192
sioner for the examination of pri- 14 Assignees of officers and soldiers
vate claims in tlie:.. . 272 excluded by the resolution of 20th
His compensation therefor .. 274 September, 1776 .. . . . - ib.

For private claims and pre-emption 5 The provisions of the resolution
riches in, see private claims 9 to 12. 1 of 16th September, 1776, extended
Pre-emption 17. Superintendants of I to general officers by that of 12th
sales.

August, 1780, and rates of bounty ib.

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6 And by that of 30th September, apart for satisfying said claims, ad-

1780, to the hospital and medical joining the southern boundary of
staff and rates of bounty to them 192 the military tract....: 210
7 Provision for supermumerary offi. 23 Priority of locations to be de-

cers, by resolution 3d Oct. 1780 193 termined by lot . . . . . . ib.
8 Secretary at War to determine 24 Quantities of land assigned to
who are proper objects of the afore. I certain refugees by name.. 211
mentioned resolutions .... ib. 25 Claims to be exhibited prior to
9 Tract of country set apart for sa. 24th February, 1812, or forever

isfying . . . . . . . 196
10 To be granted in quarter to

See Virginia Military Bounties.
ships only . . . . . . ib.
11 Priority of location to be deter

· Military Land Warrants
mined by lot. . . . . 1971 For bounties to the officers and
12 50 unlocated quarter townships | soldiers of the revolutionary army,
and fractional parts reserved, for to be issued by the Secretary at
satisfying warrants granted to in War . . . . . . . . . 194
dividuals for military services 2002 Secretary of the Treasury to re-
13 To be divided into lots of 100 | gister them for nine months after

acres each . . . . . . 201 notice given in the several states
14 After the 16th March, 1800, per. and territories .... .. 197
sons originally entitled to such

| 3 Unlocated after the 1st January,
warrants, may, prior to 1st Janua-

1802, barred . . . . . . . 198
ry, 1802, locate them on any of

4 Fourteen days allowed for regis
those reserved lots in his own name tering after the expiration of the
only, and not for the use of ano | nine months formerly allowed . ib.
ther, or subject to any contract 5 May be located on the general
previously made . . . . ib. military tract.

199
15 Where more than one applica-

6 Certain fractional quarter town.
tion is made for the same tract, ships on the Scioto, &c. when lo-
priority to be determined by lot 202 cated, to be received and taken as
16 To foreign deserters from the 4,000 acres . . . . . . . ib.
British ariny, bounty lands promi 7 Located on quarter townships,
sed by resolutions of 14th and containing (according to the plat
27th August, 1776, and the rates

and survey returned by the sur-
thereof . . . . . . . 207

veyor general) less than 4,000
17 To refugees from Canada and acres, certificates (having the same
Nova Scotia, by resolutions of 23d effect as warrants) to issue for the
April, 1783, and 13th April, 1785 208 deficiency . . . . . . . 200
18 Claimants under said resolutions

8 If containing more (according to
to be notified, by advertisement in | said plat, &c.) no patent shall issue,
certain Gazettes, to transmit an ac.

| until warrants be deposited, or 82
count of their claims to the War.

per acre paid into the treasury,
Office . . . . . . . . . ib. for the excess . . . . . . . ib.
19 What description of persons en-

| 9 Time for registering and locating
titled to the benefit of the preced.

extended to 1st January, 1803 203
ing provisions, and proofs required

10 Claims to, to be received, and
to be inade therefor. . . 208-9 duplicates of warrants or plats lost
20 The Secretary at War and the

to be issued by the Secretary at
Secretary and Comptroller of the

War until the 1st January, 1803 ib.
Treasury to examine and report

| 11 Time for registering and locat-
on their claims and the rates of al-

ing extended to 1st April, 1803 ib.
lowances to be made them 209.10 | 12 To be issued after the 1st April,
21 Claims not exhibited in a certain 1893, to 254 persons who had ex-
timc barred

... 2101 hibited and substantiated their
22 Lands to be surveyed and set 1 claims thereto . . . . . 203-4

13 And located on the 50 quarter

Mines.
townships, &c. reserved by the 5th

JOne third of all gold, silver, lead
section of the act of 1st March,

and copper, reserved for the future
1800 . . . . . . . . . 204

disposition of Congress in the ter-
14 Time for receiving claimsto, and

ritory north-west of the Ohio, by
registering and locating of, further

ordinance of Congress of the 20th
extended to 1st April, 1805 . ib.

| May, 1785 .

. . . 136
15 To be located on the said 50
quarter townships orly

Lead Mines.
. . .

See note to page 133.

ib.
16 And not to be located without
endorsement by the Secretary at

Mississippi River.
War, that no warrant hath been 1 By the treaty with Spain, of San
issued for the same claim .. 204-5 Lorenzo el Real, the middle of the
17 To be issued to 63 persons who said river agreed to be the western
had exhibited and substantiated boundary of the United States, se.
their claims thereto, and also to parating them from the Spanish
such as shall substantiate their colony of Louisiana . . . . .
claims prior to 1st April, 1805 205 2 The navigation of, to be free only
18 To be located only on the said to the citizens of the United States

50 reserved quarter townships, &c. ib. and the subjects of Spain, from its
19 Time for receiving claims and source to its mouth . . . . . ib.
locating warrants further extend See Boundaries, 2. Navigable Wa.
ed to 1st March, 1806; and for re ters, 1.
ceiving claims, (by subsequent
acts) to 1st March, 1813; and for

Mississippi Territory.
locating warrants to 1st October,

11 A surveyor appointed for the . 171
1813 . . . . . . . . . 206-7

12 Public lands and private claims

to be sureved therein . . . ib.
Military Tract, 13 Twland offices established
1 Set apart for the officers and sol.

therein . . . . . . . . 180
diers of the continental army, dur

See Land Offices, 20, 21. Surder-
ing the revolutionary war, bounda-

ins, 24 to 28. Private Claims, 21
ries of the ........ 1961 to 43. Intruders, 5 to 14. Dong-
2 To be divided into townships five

tions, 10 to 13. Pre-emfution, 19
miles square . . . . . . . ib. to 28.
See Military Bounties, 9, 22. Sur.
reying, 30, 34 to 37.

Moravian Brethren.

See United Brethren.

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Nannee Hubba.

Navigable Waters
Island of; in the Mississippi Terri- | 1 Leading into the Mississippi anak
tory ; certificates to be granted by | St. Laurence, declared to be com-
the commissioners for lands in .294 mon highways . . . . . . 137
See Privaie Claims, 34. 2 And in the territory north-west of

the Ohio . . . . . . . . 145
Natchez.

3 Also in the territory of the Unit.
Right of the United States to cer.

ed States south of the state of Ten-
tain lands in, vested in the corpo.

nessee . . . . . . . . 186

. 18
ration of. to be used as a common 297 | 4 In the Indiana Territory

see Jefferson College,

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